SHORTS IN COMPETITION: NARRATIVE

SUNSPOTS

Directed by Stella di Tocco
SHORT DOCUMENTARY 18 Minutes New York Premiere
FILM GUIDE SUNSPOTS
In a small village by the sea on the coast of Lazio, 12-year-old Adriana spends the summer with her sister Francesca. Involved by her sister in a strange game, the little girl starts an ambiguous relationship with a boy younger than her, Tommaso, who's the image of the innocence that Adriana is about to lose.
Female Director(s)
About the Director(s)
Stella di Tocco (b. 1973, Rome, Italy) earned a degree in political science before studying film at the Madrid Film School. Her short films include Passo a due (2006), Segui la mia voce (2008), and Era un giorno di pioggia, which were broadcast on Italian National TV. Her film Le Bambine di Palmi is in post-production.
Special Note

Note: This film will screen as part of the Shorts: Truth or Consequences program.


Film Info
  • Section:
    Shorts in Competition: Narrative
  • Year:
    2008
  • Length:
    18 minutes
  • Language:
    Italian
  • Country:
  • Premiere:
    New York
Cast & Credits
  • Director:
    Stella di Tocco
  • Screenwriter:
    Enrique Esteve
  • Director of Photography:
    Piero Basso
  • Sound:
    Mirko Guerra
  • Editor:
    Julia Mattei
  • 1st Assistant Director:
    Mario Raoli
  • Primary Cast:
    Michela Chiarello, Stefano Bottone, Serena Iansiti, Francesco Siciliano
  • Line Producer:
    Marco Milani
  • Producer:
    Stella di Tocco

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